MASTER OF THE AMSTERDAM CABINET: The lovers (1485)
(Bibliothéque nationale de France, Paris, France)
A print by the anonymous German artist with the notname 'master of the Amsterdam cabinet). A simple engraving - a woman and a man are sitting on a bench holding hands. In the right corner is a cooler with a flask and a cup - the drinking of wine together is a traditional symbol of two lovers. Also the dog (loyalty) and the carnations in the pot (symbol of an engagement) refer to love. Engraving from 1485.